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Also Known As: Yaya Alafia, Camara Dacosta Johnson Died:
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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Faith Under Fire (2018)
2.
 Nice Guys, The (2016)
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 And So It Goes (2014)
6.
 Mother of George (2013)
7.
 Big Words (2013)
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 Whole Lotta Sole (2012)
10.
 In Time (2011)
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2003:
Was runner-up on Season 3 of "America's Next Top Model"
2005:
Made professional acting debut on an episode of "Eve"
2006:
Scored first feature film appearance in the dance movie "Take the Lead"
2007:
Played the ailing daughter of club owner Danny Glover in John Sayles' "Honeydripper
2008:
Made Broadway debut in "The First Breeze of Summer"
2010:
Cast as Mark Ruffalo's girlfriend in "The Kids Are All Right"
2013:
Landed supporting role as David Oyelowo's  militant girlfriend in "The Butler"
2015:
Was top-billed as Whitney Houston in Angela Bassett's biopic "Whitney"
2015:
Became series regular as an ER nurse April Sexton on "Chicago Med"
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Education

LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts: -
Brown University: -

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